Strictly Come Dancing 2012: Halloween special songs and dances revealed

This week the celebrities will be dancing everything from tangos to quicksteps, salsas to cha-cha-chas to a spooky selection of songs...


It’s a Halloween theme on Strictly this Saturday, with spooky song choices to match (if pretty loosely in some cases). Whether any of the celebrity dancers will produce a real horror show, only time will tell, but here’s what they’ll be dancing to.


What do you mean, no-one’s doing Thriller…?

Denise and James: Superfreak – Rick James (Cha-cha-cha)

Victoria and Brendan: White Wedding – Billy Idol (Tango )

Lisa and Robin: Witch Doctor – Don Lang (Charleston)

Kimberley and Pasha: Hungry Like The Wolf – Duran Duran (Paso doble)

Fern and Artem: Killer Queen – Queen (American smooth)

Louis and Flavia: Disturbia – Rihanna (Tango)

Dani and Vincent: Scooby Doo Theme – Hoyt Curtin and The Singers (Cha-cha-cha)

Colin and Kristina: Superstition – Stevie Wonder (Salsa)

Michael and Natalie: That Old Black Magic – Sammy Davis Jr (Quickstep)

Sid and Ola: Ghostbusters – Ray Parker Jr (Cha-cha-cha)

Nicky and Karen: Weird Science – Oingo Boingo (Tango)


Richard and Erin: O Fortuna – Rhydian (Paso doble)